Category: Evening News

Child Abuse Rising

The Office of the Children’s Registry, OCR, is reporting a sharp increase in the number of reported cases of child abuse last year. Speaking this afternoon at a...

FTTU Disbanded?

Concerns are being raised this afternoon as to whether the country’s Firearm and Tactical Training Unit, FTTU, at the Jamaica Police Academy has been disbanded....

HOMICIDE!

Homicide!!! That’s the conclusion of American pathologist, Dr. Michael Baden, who gave his preliminary findings from his observation of the autopsy conducted on...

MOCA Charge Former Cop

Former Police Constable, 48-year-old Dave Mitchell, is to face the court on Friday, having been charged by detectives attached to the Major Organized Crime and...

Jamaica’s High Inflation

Jamaica’s inflation rate is one of the highest in the world and currently stands as the highest in the Caribbean. That’s according to information compiled by...

Working Groups for Lock-Ups

Three working groups have been established by the Cabinet Sub-committee that’s currently reviewing conditions in the country’s lock-ups and correctional...

Total Injustice! – Deane

Mario Deane’s father, Nicholas, has labelled his son’s killing ‘a total injustice’. The senior Mr. Deane says he wants ‘the system to be...

Smooth Start to School

The Ministry of Education is reporting that the new school year got off to a relatively smooth start today. The Ministry says schools began the process of admitting...

Phillips Rejects Opposition Criticism

Finance Minister, Dr. Peter Phillips is rejecting criticism from the Opposition that the Government has sacrificed the interest of the people in order to bow to the...

“Shameful, False & Bare-faced!” – Shaw

Shameful, false and barefaced! That’s how Opposition Spokesman on Finance, Audley Shaw, is describing Prime Minister and People’s National Party President,...